Jan L. BjorgJan L. Bjorg, age 76 of Adams, ND passed away on January 1, 2013 at his farm home in Vesta Township near Adams where he has lived his entire life.
Jan L. Bjorg was born December 1, 1935 in Grafton, ND the son of the late Henry and Lillian (Olson) Bjorg. He grew up in Vesta Township and graduated from Adams High School. He started farming and ranching at the age of 16 after his father passed away. Jan was united in marriage to Yvonne Heffta on July 28, 1956 in Adams. The couple made their home on the family farm in Vesta Township. He enjoyed raising livestock and horses and was actively ranching and riding until his death. One of his favorite past times was riding through the coulee’s on a trail ride. He also enjoyed hitching up the team for a wagon or sleigh ride. A favorite holiday tradition was giving family members rides with his team of horses. He also enjoyed fishing and in his earlier years, water skiing.